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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 122,506
favorite 19
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 63,182
favorite 48
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 60,072
favorite 68
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 58,695
favorite 2
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 43,262
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 36,680
favorite 20
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 36,679
favorite 19
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 33,565
favorite 67
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 31,085
favorite 8
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 25,455
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 19,260
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 18,848
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 18,628
favorite 47
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 18,407
favorite 34
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 18,346
favorite 22
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 17,605
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 16,016
favorite 6
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 15,735
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 15,683
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 15,475
favorite 2
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 15,135
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 13,823
favorite 4
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 13,159
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 13,098
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 12,312
favorite 19
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 12,201
favorite 12
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Warren, Mary Elizabeth (Carson) "E. F. Warren, Mrs.," 1870- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 12,186
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 11,908
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 11,305
favorite 5
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 11,282
favorite 20
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 11,250
favorite 8
comment 0
39
Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 10,585
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 10,192
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 10,184
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 9,922
favorite 7
comment 0
Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,718
favorite 15
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 9,630
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 9,521
favorite 5
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.). Thirty Group
texts
eye 9,486
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 9,287
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 8,943
favorite 10
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 8,489
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 8,137
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
European Libraries
by United States. Naval training station, Newport. Commissary school; United States Naval Institute
texts
eye 8,073
favorite 7
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WJBHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 7,954
favorite 3
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 7,886
favorite 2
comment 0
All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,777
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 7,770
favorite 6
comment 0
Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Blitzner, John, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 7,648
favorite 13
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pastry, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 7,620
favorite 5
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 7,495
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,337
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,247
favorite 26
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 6,984
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts
eye 6,921
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 6,882
favorite 5
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,829
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts
eye 6,650
favorite 6
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,572
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Agriculture, Cookery, Gardening, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Sharpe, M. R. L. (Maud Russell Lorraine), 1867-1949
texts
eye 6,234
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Vegetarian cookery, Vegetarianism, cbk
American Libraries
by Fannie Merritt Farmer , James B. Herndon , Herndon/Vehling Collection
texts
eye 6,232
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H8EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Home Economic Club of the Four Counties Group
texts
eye 6,132
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: cbk